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KRON
Nov 28, 2012 8:00pm PST
. and with on lawful business and written permission to be on a school campus if that person that does not have direct supervision of children. >> i think that we need more clarification on what changes need to be made at the state level. i think the community which is very strong at st. frances cabrini needs to really take participation and a better correspondents. to be able to make sure that he can do whatever he can to change penal code 290 to protect or children. >> they are also dealing with a lawsuit with this sex offender. that reverent a former priest that worked here from 1995-2006 was abusive. he is accused of having a 40 year history of sexual misconduct at fresno, san francisco and san jose. as i mentioned, that meeting is wrapping up. we are looking to get parents reaction. >> the man accused of getting a vallejo police chased and killing. he will be eligible for the death penalty is the convicted of officer james last november. they lead on a police chase after a bank robbery. he chased him into a backyard or police say smith shot and killed a veteran officer. >> a san jose man is tende
CNN
Dec 1, 2012 8:00pm PST
progressive.com today. >>> on december 19, 2011, benjamin gupta, a law student at george washington university died suddenly. mysteriously. he is no relationship to me, but when his family got word, they spent hours trading phone calls. they were in stunned disbelief. >> there was a message from his mom. and she had left three messages for me, so i knew there was something wrong. >> i received a call from my mom. i didn't answer but then i got a text message from her, which is very unusual. >> and i called her back. and i said, what happened? and she says, it's ben. he died. i just didn't have any of the information. >> i finally said, how did this happen? and she said he went to sleep the night before and he just never woke up. >> he was always smiling, every picture he was smiling. >> for days, ben gupta's family was desperate for answers. what killed him? he was only 28 years old. he had recently been given a clean bill of health. how could he just not wake up? >> and then the thoughts went through my mind that maybe it was some sort of a brain aneurism or something must have happened. >> b
KRON
Dec 3, 2012 8:00pm PST
.... plans to use unmanned drones. rising concern over plans to use drone aircraft for law enforcement in find out why privacy concerns may keep the idea from getting off the ground. raveesh kumra. operations. however, the american civil liberties union alleges there is more in the plans than just search and rescue.. the group says the alameda county sheriff's office could also use the remote controlled aircraft and as, kron 4's reggie kumar tells us, the a-c- l-u claims, it has the documents to prove it.. you may not see it as it flys over your home or backyard snapping pictures of your every move. that's what the aclu alleges could happen, if the alameda county sheriff's office is allowed to use these unmanned drones. the aclu says it obtained these documents from the sheriff's office through a california public records act, and they show the sheriff's office will do hamadi grant was received in october half approving the grant request for intelligence gathering and terrorism prevention but that is not a search of rescue. more with these flying aircraft than what it has to
FOX
Dec 5, 2012 6:00pm EST
to cut spending and, i believe, it's super flowous. >> and that is a law, higher rates to go up for the 2072%, including all of you. yes. >> reporter: president obama was speaking to business leaders when he made the comment. he insists he will veto any bill not including tax increases on wealthier americans. >>> the defense department started planning for the roughly $500 billion in personnel cuts. the pin is not talking to the defense contractors of public plans. >>> the council made it clear that it's not following the mayor's lead on several issues. it was evident last night during a 13-hour meeting. the council voted against several bills. matt has more. >> reporter: the mayor appears to be concerned about the budget when it comes to a number of bills passed by the council yesterday and one thing that could put a hole is the plan by the council to lower speed camera fines. it passed last night and even though the mayor said the cameras are about safety, not mean, they generate a lot -- not money, they generate a lot of revenue and they could be close to $100 million the nex
NBC
Nov 29, 2012 5:00pm PST
challenging the federal defense of marriage act. the federal law that prevents the federal government from recognizing the marriages of same sex couples, even in states where it's legal for them to get married. >> those who are fighting to keep marriage between a man and a woman in california believes the high court will hear their case. >> this is something that fundamentally belongs to the people and their elected representatives to decide what marriage means and whether we're going to experiment with changing it. >> california has been in an on and off again relationship with gay marriage. it was allowed on valentine's day 2004, soon after that, those who believed marriage should be between a man and a woman filed an appeal, sending gay marriage rights all the way to the supreme court. >> even if they deny in the prop 8 case, that doesn't mean the next day you can do gay marriage in san francisco. what it means is the case has to be returned back to the ninth circuit. the ninth circuit has to return it back to the district court. >> reporter: tom and jeff say they're optimistic. >> for
KRON
Nov 28, 2012 5:00pm PST
follow me >> when it's raining hard enough that you have to turn on your wipers full blast, state law required you turn on your head lights the driver in the honda and this driver did not so they both get to have a chat whit officer glaze of the california highway patrol nats: you not driving with your headlights on during the rain (oh really) the driver of the honda was just a little bit busy when officer glaze tried to talk to her . so let wait ok now lets listen in. nats: i stopped you maam for not driving with your headlights one to be honest >> i thought this car had the automatic headlights on are you aware that you have to turn your headlight to the full (i usallly do) apparently i didn't when i picked her up but these two were the only driver violating the nearly 8 year old law the driver of ths bobtail truck was rolling along in the driving rain with no nats: siren: we going to take the exit the driver said he was aware of the law, he told the officer he was in a rush and was only driving a few miles but listen to what he told me nats; you had no headlight on and its drivin
FOX
Dec 5, 2012 4:00am PST
hit by threatening to cut jobs and working hours as a way to deal with the new healthcare law. darden restaurant group, owner of the olive garden and red lobster, just cut its profit forecast for the year, specifically citing failed promotions and the pr problem it encountered after admitting to limiting employee hours. under the affordable care act, companies with more than 50-full time employees are required to offer basic health coverage for workers or face a fine. other restaurant chains have also generated backlash after publicly complaining about obamacare. "i think the point is that the restaurant industry shouldn't expect to be able to have this advantageous position relative to many other industries that employ a lot of people and do pay healthcare benefits. and, quite frankly, it is the law, so we'll all have to deal with it and manage through it. that was restaurant consultant bob goldin of technomic. darden shares were down 10% yesterday. the founder of software company autonomy is on the defense. this week, autonomy founder mike lynch launched a website addressing allegat
KRON
Dec 4, 2012 4:00am PST
on the alameda county sheriff's office, " dedicated to law in force and terrorism prevention oriented activities. the projects will support prevention and protection capabilities. >> a u.s. attorney says this document plaza residents should be concerned about their privacy rights. >> we are essentially concerned that drones have the capacity to be abused tremendously. >> to get more on that story as the controversy continues to brew. >> let us turn our attention to weather. we have wet weather on the horizon. let us see if it is expected to fall today. >> good morning james we will see live rain especially the north bay. the chances hold off as we wake up tomorrow morning. you are looking live outside relatively clear conditions. we have no issues with visibility as a ticket to our james lick freeway camera. in san francisco we are seeing the clouds start to increase. a cold start to the morning with in most locations in the '40's. into the afternoon mainly north bay showers. we have a slight chance around the san francisco bay. as we head to the evening hours. the rain chance to start to pick u
KRON
Dec 4, 2012 8:00pm PST
the suspect and capture him. >> we worked together as law enforcement we can make a difference in the community a. atkinson. has a rap sheet. he will be back in court tomorrow and he could pleaded guilty or " not guilty ". >> san francisco has officially passed a ban on public nudity in the city. it has been a contentious subject... with a number of protests.. and some arrests. as kron four's terisa estacio reports, during today's final vote, the clothes came off again. >> the final tally of votes before the san francisco board of supervisors was barely completed when all of a sudden take a look... those against the ban began to strip off their clothes... and one by one,iff's deputd out blue robes covered the naked protestors and lead them away. >> nudity is good! we are free to express my nudity. nudity is my right. you are harming people by not letting them be nude. >> this was not the first time, protestors have taken such demonstrative actions ... this was the scene a few weeks ago at the board of supervisors meeting right after the first vote on this issue... and her
CNN
Dec 3, 2012 8:00am PST
if they just don't take up the case? >> well, then same-sex marriage essentially becomes law in california and it was about the referendum. most court watchers would say defensive marriage act is the most likely of all the challenges to take up. the thinking they want to weigh in on a question dealing with what role the federal government can play when it comes to the issue of marriage because and we can't say this enough, throughout history, marriage is regulated by the states so, you know, important thing to consider there. >> and just quickly, also, joe, when it comes to the defensive marriage act, it is important for people to know if the court decides to adjudicate, it does not mean that that's the law of the land, that people can start getting married any which way they want to. correct? >> no. it means they're taking it up. they still have a decision that's down the road. there's a variety of different ways they could decide on doma. you know, they don't have to decide on equal protection grounds but the narrow question of benefits or certain benefits or certain tax breaks that marr
KRON
Nov 29, 2012 4:00am PST
. that determined that their action was lawful. 49 year old shariff alman open fire at the cement plant in cupertino. he hit nine co- workers killing three of them before running away. all men fled to a sunnyvale neighborhood that and led to a man thhunt. police found him he made threatening gestures with his gun that's when deputies fired striking and killing him. the report was he died to a self- inflicted wound to the head the report was released to the santa clara county police cordon. >> 16 year old shane white walked on cool ridge ave. she was called to an area encourage was lost sight of people shandshyann is considered of diminished capacity. therefore is considered in danger. >> bobby sarsen and 15 year- old raquel gerstall . retail attended high school in san lorenzo she was a freshman. *. police have not determined a motive for the killing. please do not know why the girls were on an oakland street alone at that time of night. we are following the day's weather. like yesterday we are expecting a quite a bit of rain. the bulk of it hitting later on. we will get another full check of the fo
FOX Business
Dec 4, 2012 9:20am EST
four weeks to go until the deadline. be careful what you say in a local police want a law, new law requiring that text messages be saved for two years. how do you feel about that? ever texted something you wish would go away right now? there is of course the privacy issue as well. well, here comes the judge. he will be new at 10 on this one. got it. shares of darden restaurants, they're down today and they're the company that runs olive garden, red lobster, and they're down a lot. why is that, nicole? >> this is not good news here, they did a ton of promotions and now they're saying the promotions didn't work and in turn they're expecting numbers for the earnings season that will be below the analyst expectations and they're expecting sales at the olive garden to be down 3.2%. and at red lobster, 2.7% so sales are weakening, the earnings per share below what they anticipated and so, now, the ceo, so interesting, we need to come up with a new plan and we are going to work on different promotion because the current quarter is disappointing. do you think? >> well, nicole, hold on a se
PBS
Nov 29, 2012 12:00am PST
, it is not an automatic. if they do pursue citizenship-- which they can under the law as it is today-- they would go behind the people who are already in line so that there is a fairness in the system to those who have waited for years to become regularized. but they will have a preference in that they will be here legally, can work, and build up all of their seniority while they are waiting in the line. >> suarez: senator, would you say the prospects for a bill of this kind have changed? have gotten better since the election? >> i do think that people are now realizing that we've got to have immigration reform and speaking only for myself i believe that doing immigration reform in pieces is going to be achievable rather than trying to do comprehensive which gets bogged down in extraneous issues that make it very hard to come to a total big conclusion. >> suarez: representative gutierrez, today the hispanic caucus laid out a set of principles it would want to see in any immigration reform bills. given what you and the caucus members said today, is the senator's achieve proposal at least a place to b
NBC
Nov 29, 2012 11:00am PST
. it is unfortunate, sneezing is not against the law. a little inattentive to his driving, i would say. >> reporter: this morning, the chp identify that had driver as 42-year-old antonio zamora of modesto. caltrans has to come soak up about 30 gallons of diesel fuel that leaked from one of the damaged trucks. the owner says she just wants to get back to business. reporting live in san leandro, christie smith, nbc bay area news. >>> a surearch is under way for girl considered at risk. cheyenne white walked away from a group home tuesday night. she was last seen near the intersection of international boulevard and 34th avenue. police say she has the mental capacity of a 9 to 12-year-old. anyone with information on this case should call oakland police. >>> one of three men convicted in the now infamous kidnapping of a school bus full of children has been denied. fred woods will be eligible for patrol again in three years. woods convicted for kidnapping those students and their bus driver back in 1976 and then burying them alive in a moving van. those children and the bus driver eventually were able to
KRON
Nov 30, 2012 8:00pm PST
highway is appropriate. and, remember, whether crossing through the law and could result in a fine. in san francisco, news. >> pg&e is trying to restore service to customers. in santa cruz there were out in one of the utilities for these new command vehicles. it is a mobile command center with the capability to communicate with law enforcement and emergency crews. jeff bush has more on the pg&e and how they're handling power outages >> we are here in the hills and the pg&e is working hard to get this neighborhood powers restored. the working crews are restraining a power line 183 fell. as you can imagine, they are three stringing re--stringing as this power line fell after a tree fell. >> it is heroic. it is challenging. it is difficult. >> pg&e says that there are thousands of crew members working on this big storm series like this one. >> we have people working 36 hours. and and eight our break. and that a 16 hour shift. and in terms of the storm we barely got hit. the most of the power has been restored but we are bracing for more when the storm-- really hit. >> jeff bush, kron 4. , the
ABC
Nov 29, 2012 1:40am PST
member is outside monitoring what happens. >> that is fascinating but that state law on disciplining students really varies wildly and that the federal law restricts, if there is no federal laws, to restrict policies and practices like this. looked like a jail cell. >> that seems a little harsh for kids, you know, that age. sure teachers will find a way to rationalize it. that seems a little overly punitive and strange. but obviously think, if it gets strong enough parental reaction they will change some of those policies. >> you think. seems archaic. >> music to my ears. the next story. still to come on the show, tony soprano, yes. the man, he is back. >> this is music to my ears -- brad pitt. the action packed movie starring brad pitt and james gandolfini, is next. >> announcer: "world news now" continues after this from our abc ♪ ♪ ♪ until brad pitt comes along >>> if you like that song, well, brad pitt, of course, is among the heavyweights in a new movie that looks like an action packed crime drama that also raises pretty interesting political questions as well. >> and "sop
NBC
Nov 30, 2012 11:00am PST
place to break into. this was the scene a couple of hours ago down the road where law enforcement were searching for clues and evidence to explain what happened here and ultimately catch the people responsible. around 1:40 this morning, a woman who lives in the home called 911 who said the home was broken into and ransacked. when police arrived, they found her husband had been killed. they haven't said who did it or how he died. the wife was taken to the hospital. she was hurt. her injuries are not life threatening. >> of all the people who lived here and i have been here 28 years, this is the only couple i don't know. we're very surprised and shocked and taken aback by this. >> reporter: you will change the way you secure your home? >> i will put my gates up and change things around the home, that's for sure. this is very shocking. no one ever would have suspected this. >> reporter: police have not been able to figure out yet or not telling us if this was a targeted attack or random. they believe there is one suspect. they said it is possible there could be more. murders are so rare i
KICU
Dec 5, 2012 1:00pm PST
. >> it is impressive. the laws of friction and lifting the car and phone books. who needs superglue. >> there is only one problem. >> the only way this car drops to the ground is with a little help. >> drop it. they set the book on fire. >> there is notape on the er ta nothing binding the phone books together other than friction. >>> i think this is a really cute idea but i think if you hand the keys over to the dogs he is not going to come home. >> the keys? >> yes. to the car. these dogs were rescued by the spca in new zealand. they decided to team up with mini couper and teach dogs to drive. it looks like they are trying to teach these dogs how to drive. >> that dog is driving. >> i like how they all have different driving styles, too. one has the hand up here. this is funny seeing these dogs like ready to roll. >>> this is all for a tv show that is going to air in new zealand called "can you teach a dog to drive?" this can be an elaborate prank but they have a facebook page. they have bios on everybody. they have bios on the dogs and trainers and they rented a real mini cooper who is a sponsor. i
FOX
Nov 28, 2012 4:00am PST
's case. the call is scheduled ahead of the market open. there are laws against discrimination by employers, but what about mid-level managers who don't hire and fire but can make an employee's work day miserable because of race, religion, sex or age? in our cover story, the supreme court is weighing that in vance v. ball state, a ruling that could bring mistreatment on the job a step closer to being shown the door. in 1989, ball state university hired maetta vance to work in the school's dining department. for 16 years, she was the department's only african- american employee and, according to court documents, was regularly subjected to racial ephithets from co- workers, including those who oversaw what she did each day. "those are the people who workers feel they can't confront if they're being harassed." the university issued a statement saying racially- charged remarks would not be tolerated. despite a series of reprimands, the abuse continued. ultimately, vance sued her employer, the university, and her case has led to the supreme court. this week, justices heard oral argu
FOX
Nov 29, 2012 9:00am PST
the place. >> my dad and mother and aunts and daddy in law. i have a lot of memories. >> i don't think 60-120 days in a detention center is enough for what they did. >> why is my phone dead? i want to take more pictures. >> these images were captured at an air force based in venezuela. they were celebrating military aviation day. there's an exhibition with plane, doing different maneuvers. this is one of their planes. that is a k-8 training plane they were using for this exhibition. somewhere in the middle of their performance something went wrong. after y before you know it, the plane is going down. >> man. >> just before the plane crashes on the ground, you see a bit of an explosion and then two pilots ejecting themselves from the plane. >> but their parachutes barely have a chance to open. >> almost immediately they're on the ground as well. at least they got away from the crashing plane. what happened to these guys? >> they were okay and reported they didn't suffer any injuries. there is another video that captures a little bit of the aftermath but also captures a second accident. >>
CNN
Dec 2, 2012 1:00pm PST
important and the key point here relating to the federal defense of marriage act, that is the law which says that even if you're married to your same-sex partner in a state which recognizes such marriages, a state like new york where i am this afternoon, that the federal government will not recognize you for federal purposes. which means that you continue file an income tax, you can't get survivor benefits, none of the other benefits that same-sex couples may get. even though you live in a state where your same-sex marriage is constitutional. when the supreme court issues a decision next june, it will declare the same-sex marriage issue unconstitutional. >>> well, john mcafee is a political defector. >>> plus, would you be willing to give up your career to pursue your faith? these two brothers did just that. most people tend to think more about how they brush than what they brush with. until i show them this. the oral-b pro-health clinical brush. its pro-flex sides adjust to teeth and gums for a better clean. the pro-health clinical brush from oral-b. >>> welcome back. here's what's happenin
FOX Business
Nov 29, 2012 6:00pm EST
? >> is the bureaucrats who are implementing what is a good law. what we did was simply follow with a credit-card industry does many of your viewers that had transactions on their credit card with a company called and said to mothers of fraud alert. did you really do that transaction? that is computer modeling predicted technology that lets your fraud, looks to your spending habits and sees it during the normal course of your spending. if not the computer puts up the red flag and a check with you. if you say no, they don't pay. we took something that's working in the private sector, a credit-card business that pays little and fraud, stops before it starts and says, let's apply that to medicare. the estimate is between medicare and medicaid, $100 billion a year of health care fraud. unfortunately the bureaucrats in washington have not implemented it correctly, gave up the contract the companies don't have any experience in this area , and we believe an outside group said that we could stop up to $20 billion a year in fraud by just implementing this law that was passed in the correct way. gerri: it is just
ABC
Nov 30, 2012 1:40am PST
found that only 17 states have specific laws protecting students from harsh treatments and restraints. >> that's there's thousands and thousands of children that have been traumatized, that have been injured. >> reporter: in arizona and washington state, parents are up in arms over padded isolation boxes or cells where students have been left for long stretches. in kentucky a mother found her autistic eight-year-old son had been stuffed into a duffel bag like this one, especially made to restrain children. >> they held me. >> reporter: in pennsylvania a group of students with behavioral issues described to abc news how they had been tied up or manhandled at previous schools. did it hurt? >> yeah. it really did hurt. >> reporter: jordan described being locked up in one of the isolation boxes? >> it's scary. really scary. even for the bravest person in the world, it's still really scary. >> reporter: and even work there have been dozens of deaths of students after being restrained by teachers or staff who were untrained or did not know the safe procedures. brian ross, abc news. >> brian
ABC
Dec 1, 2012 4:00am PST
conspiracy was a non-starter. one law enforcement source described the young man's intent as serious. but the source said, the attack was not imminent. >> okay. pierre thomas, thanks for that report. >>> we have breaking news overnight from overseas. a new provocation from north korea. the secretive nuclear nation says it will launch a long-range rocket later this month, some time between the 10th and the 22nd of december. the launch of a rocket broke apart shortly after liftoff. that was in april. >>> the u.s. is criticizing israel's decision to build new barriers to a potential peace deal. israel says they will build new settlements in the west bank and jerusalem, on land thought to belong to the palestinians. >>> and hundreds of people wrr forced to evacuate from their homes in new jersey late friday, hours after a train derailed spilling a hazardous chemical. authoriti authorities ordered people to leave their homes. 70 people went to the emergency room. but most were discharged in hours. >>> a course in south africa is being overrun by baboons. one of them, seen here. the actual
ABC
Dec 5, 2012 7:00am PST
address to reach him, preventing him from asserting his parental rights. experts say utah's adoption laws are less strict than other states. >> for whatever reason, utah's laws appeal to people who want to get it done quick, rather than people who want to get it done right. >> reporter: the little girl was adopted by jared and christy fry, a utah couple that wanted to expand their family. the toddler, who turns 2 in march, has been with them since her birth. but a judge has ordered them to return the little girl to her father, within 60 days. and the clock is ticking. >> he has a fundamental right to raise his own child. they can help, if they want to. it's up to them. >> reporter: the frys appear ready to fight. in a statement to abc news, their attorneys say, they believe the district court made errors with their decision. meantime, achaen says he will do what it takes to get his daughter. the next hearing in this case is scheduled for january 16th. and terry's attorney tells us that is to discus the transition of the child. >>> let's bring in "gma" legal analyst, dan abrams, in this ca
KRON
Dec 4, 2012 5:00pm PST
this it will have to say for charity or for profit, you see that what happens when you over do somethings... laws and ordinances are created. castro valley, said kenneth roberts, kron 4 >>pam: if you have a comment or story idea for stanley, you can email us at peoplebehavingbadly@kron4.co m >> john boehner helped light of their christmas tree today this eagle scout of colorado springs helped. the crowd cheered and the air force band played 'oh christmas tree'... this comes from the national forest in colorado it is a spruce that will be lit every night. [ crickets chirping ] [ traffic passing ] ♪ [ music box: lullaby ] [ man on tv, indistinct ] ♪ [ lullaby continues ] [ baby coos ] [ man announcing ] millions are still exposed to the dangers... of secondhand smoke... and some of them can't do anything about it. ♪ [ continues ] [ gasping ] you won't take our future. aids affects us all. even babies. chevron is working to stop mother-to-child transmission. our employees and their families are part of the fight. and we're winning. at chevron nigeria, we haven't had a reported case in 12 years
CNN
Dec 2, 2012 6:00am PST
a read-out of it. >> guaranteed up front measurable savings scored by sea enacted into law. the only guarantee is when congress enacts policies. >> you would be willing to go for specific things and guarantee that there would be a specific amount of cuts? >> of course, of course. >> but that's next year? >> no, that's not true. we're prepared to do up front along side a deal that includes raising rates. we are prepared to do a meaningful amount of savings on the spending side. not just to avoid the damage of the see quester, but to help reduce the long-term deficits. >> you want them -- you want them to come forward for the cuts. >> in general we've laid out a detailed plan. we would be happy to look at an alternative plan, but they have to lay that out for us. both on the revenue and rates side. also on the spending side. that's just a reasonable way. we can't sit here and try to figure out what works for them. they have to tell us what works for them. let's go to the context. this is something we can do. i think we're going to get there. there's too much at stake not to get there.
CNN
Dec 5, 2012 9:00am PST
coverage, save money, or both. and check out the preventive benefits you get after the health care law. open enrollment ends december 7th. so now's the time. visit medicare.gov or call 1-800-medicare. with odor free aspercreme. powerful medicine relieves pain fast, with no odor. so all you notice is relief. aspercreme. >>> news today out of australia that the mother of media tycoon rupert murdock has died. dame elizabeth murdock has four children, and her son went on to control the global media company news corp. we are told she died at her home in melbourne. she was 103 years old. michael holmes is with us, an aussie himself. >> indeed. >> she was -- she's a hero in australia. why? tell us a little bit about her. >> people look very fondly on dame elizabeth. she was a remarkable woman in her own right, and, in fact, the tale of how she came to be where she was in a position to help so many people is a good one too. she came from a reasonably well off family. went to a boarding school. when she's 18 she appears in a magazine as a deb taunt, right? >> right. sure. >> the publisher o
ABC
Dec 4, 2012 4:00am PST
of its members as very high or high. this puts the law making body, second-lowest on the list of 22 professions. higher only than car sales people. >> how telling is that? >> that's an indictment. >>> and another nasty storm is drenching the west coast, from northern california, into portland and seattle. this is the fourth big rainmaker to hit that area in a week. and this time, it could dump up to five inches of rain and cause even more flooding and destruction. abc's brandi hitt has the latest. >> reporter: after several days of drenching rain, downed trees, flooding and rockslides, families throughout the west are finally getting a break in the severe weather to clean up. three storms have slammed through the region in less than a week, dumping up to a foot of rain in some areas. washing out entire roads. and even creating this 20-foot sinkhole in lafayette, california. the other big danger, large trees continue to fall from the saturated ground. this one nearly crushed a man. how close did it come to you? >> within feet of my trucks. >> reporter: slick roads have led to several
NBC
Dec 1, 2012 5:00am PST
a constitution that allows for too much islamic law. but in a sense of the way the winds are blowing here, the crowds here are small and somewhat subdued. compare that to across the nile river, in front of cairo university, where tens of thousands of morsi supporters are gathered. they want more islamic law. they want morsi to be a strong president. so egypt can get out of its political deadlock. neither side is backing down. and egypt appears to be at a cross roads. >> richard engel. richard, thank you very much. >>> north korea says it will launch a long range rocket this month. the defiant move set for december 10th through 22nd is likely to heighten already strained tensions with washington and with seoul and it comes just eight months after a failed april attempt was widely condemned as a violation of the u.n. ban against developing its nuclear and missile programs. >>> a huge red ribbon is hanging from the north portico of the white house today to mark world aids day. the annual observance raises awareness about one of the most destructive epidemics in recorded history. it also comm
ABC
Nov 28, 2012 4:00am PST
the health care law. open enrollment ends december 7th. so now's the time. visit medicare.gov or call 1-800-medicare. so now's the time. she doesn't even though our really get us. and she'll never know who we are, or what... no way, madden girls?? nike! who's your mommy now? famous brands. famously easy. famous footwear. victory is yours. went home and fed her family. now she's helping her community. no wonder it's hard to focus on her own needs. but she's got one a day women's, a complete multivitamin with key nutrients women may need all in one pill. because our focus is you. . >>> we are on storm watch. a look at live doppler shows where the storm is now. some areas already getting rain and strong winds. people are preparing as we face the first of several storms over the next few days. >>> it is knocking on our door in sonoma county. in the next tw warmer than normal in the rockies. stormy with rain and snow, from san francisco, north to seattle. >>> finally from us this morning, reality check. a new queen is reigning in the ballroom. >> capping a season of all-stars. a first-time w
CBS
Nov 30, 2012 12:00pm PST
. >>> all right. lawrence, my in-laws flew into san francisco for a beautiful weekend and it's raining. >> we are seeing tremendous amounts of rain around the bay area and some places getting near 8" of rain and we may go through that in the santa cruz mountains. the heaviest rainfall is shifting further south. you can see still strong cells moving on through. livermore toward pleasanton where you saw some of the flooding early on. still looking at some strong storms and flash floodwatch in effect. urban and small stream flood advisory in most of the bay area until 2:30 in the afternoon. could still see a rise in many of the creeks and local streams. we are expecting the russian river to crest monday slightly below flood stage a food or two below but if the forecasts are wrong for the rainfall that could easily go above flood stage. we'll have to watch it that closely. outside ominous skies there and the accident it looks like more rain in the afternoon although it will taper off toward showers still breezy. more scattered showers through saturday. storm three night into sunday and mor
KRON
Nov 27, 2012 8:00pm PST
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KRON
Nov 29, 2012 7:00am PST
. >> when it is raining and you have to turn on your wiper's will blast, state law requires you turn on your headlights. the driver and the honda and his driver did not. they both get to have a chat with offered for glaze of the california highway patrol. >> why don't you have your headlights on during the reign? >> the driver it seemed a little busy so let's wait. now let's listen and >> your driving without your headlights on at this point. >> to be honest with you i thought this car had the automatic lights on. >> these were the only to the driver is violating the nearly eight year loss. the driver of this bobtail truck was driving in the rain with no headlights on. >> take the exit >> the driver said he was aware of the law but told the officer he was in a rush and was only driving a few miles. as to what he told me >> you had no headlights on you're driving in the rain >> i dry really good you know >> it has nothing to do with your vision but visibility and common sense. >> were you aware this was a moving violation? >> since we're on the subject of common sense watch as this driver goe
KRON
Dec 4, 2012 7:00am PST
the state law allows nonprofits to distribute make medical marijuana. the client is now holed out. another hearing will be held later this month about whether are not are residing continue growing and selling marijuana and the building. the former commander of a narcotics task forces fleeing guilty to stealing drugs and from an evidence locker in trying to sell on the street. norman wielsch will enter pleas this week to five charges. he was they 8 he can receive up to 70 years in prison when he sentenced in february he and a private investigator christopher but there were indicted for stealing drugs operating a brothel in conducting funny sting operations to rob prostitutes. but there pleaded guilty and is in prison. >> we will be right back. last weekend's storms forced the closure of major rose through the us and a national park area. it comes about 5 ft. of snow and park officials close ties of love pass for the rest of the winter season. the close glacier point road a popular destination to overlook yosemite valley. rose said the close on late fall when heavy snows arrive and reopen wh
MSNBC
Nov 29, 2012 3:00am PST
so they are looking at higher taxes, they're looking at obamacare being the law of the land, is all of that investment freed up, or are we suddenly going to see a blossoming of american confidence and business confidence like we're seeing on the consumer confidence side? >> i think what you'd see, certainty is the best stimulus for the business community. >> so we will see investment even if it's higher taxes than we would like? >> yeah, you wouldn't see all of it you didn't like. if there's not some territorial tax issues that aren't resolved, it's not going to be 100%. >> your firm is a business consultant. in your decades of working with wealthy people and taxes, our theory as far as raising the marginal rate and the capital gains would not change one spending habit, one investment habit for one wealthy american, agree or disagree? >> agree. in the bigger scheme of things and the macro economics, yes. i do think that the issue continues to be, to your point, is balance. and i don't think anybody wakes up in the morning and says i want to pay more income taxes. having said that, a
CBS
Dec 3, 2012 7:00am PST
that alan's work is illegal under cuban law. the u.s. program was created in 1996 to hasten the fall of the castro regime. roberta jacobson is the highest u.s. official to visit alan gross in jail. >> alan gross was not a spy. >> reporter: she believes cuba is using alan gross as leverage to change u.s. policy. >> if they believe mr. gross is a bargaining chip he's not. he's not in a policy sense. and he's not as a human being. >> reporter: recently the cuban government offered to trade alan gross for five convicted cuban spies. the u.s. refused to release them. in the meantime alan gross's health has suffered. since his arrest he's lost over 100 pounds and his family is under strain. >> i've lost 80% of salary. i'm working full time and then i come home and i have almost another full time job working on bringing alan home. >> reporter: judy is suing the u.s. government and dai for up to $60 million. she claims they did not properly train alan for risks of working in cuba. >> the government sent him there and i'm footing the bill to try to get him home. >> reporter: for now judy hope
KRON
Nov 27, 2012 5:00pm PST
about the situation i was just about the way. you could see the law house and the distance. right now no one is living in that yellow house because it has been red tag. no one is allowed and it and the fear that it could fall down that hill. one of the reasons why there's so much concern here in san pablo. some of those living in this area cannot talk about the situation that happened two years ago because they have lawyers and they are in court to see who is to blame, the city or the people living out here. i did talk with someone who lives in the area who had some sandbags out earlier this afternoon. you hear the have a say in my 6:00 story. >> preparations are underway in the santa cruz mountain and parts of the santa clara valley ahead of the season's first big winter storm. >> high and dry for much of the day tuesday highway 17 between los gatos and santa cruz can be a white knuckle nightmare of a driving rain. after issuing a speeding ticket this a chp officer had some timely advice for wednesday commuters. >> slowing down and making sure you leave a safe cushion between yoursel
KRON
Dec 1, 2012 7:00am PST
law and could result in a fine. >> in other news and new this morning. san jose police suspect a fatal shooting may be gang- related. it happened at 1130 last night in the 900 block a pacific ave. the body of a 70 year-old boy was found in the 900 block of pacific ave. this is san jose's 43rd homicide of the year and is 60 gang-related homicide. the suspects fled the scene before police arrived. coming up on kron 4 news weekend we will have the latest on the prompt a same- sex marriageia. [ laughter ] [ girl ] wow, you guys have it easy. i wish i had u-verse when i was your age. in my day, we didn't have these fancy wireless receivers. blah blah blah. if i had a sleepover, i couldn't just move the tv into the playroom. no. we had to watch movies in the den because that's where the tv outlet was. and if dad was snoring on the couch, we muscled through it. is she for real? your generation has it made. [ male announcer ] the wireless receiver only from at&t u-verse. get a free wireless receiver with a qualifying u-verse plan. rethink possible. >> we're back as 7:10 a.m.. >> here's a live
CNN
Nov 29, 2012 6:00am PST
are safer and less expensive. >> if you're looking at a manned helicopter that could be used for law enforcement community or manned aircraft used for crop dusting you're looking at around a $3 million price tag. whereas for the smaller planes it can be $2,000 or $3,000. >> as large as a fighter jet or only just a couple of feet long. people have actual ly been flyig unmanned vehicles or even model airplanes for years but with certain restrictions. they can't fly them above 400 feet or in certain areas like airports without running into problems with the faa. that brings us to one of the problems the faa is trying to solve. how to ensure safety if the skies suddenly become a lot more crowded. >> arth, who is piloting them, the actual bandwidth, taking a look at those social issues we've all started to look into as far as privacy. >> it's the privacy piece that senator edward markey is concerned about. when can drones be used by law enforcement to gather evidence and what about the information gathered by the drones? >> it possible this is just going to be rampant eyes in the sky gath
CNN
Nov 30, 2012 11:00am PST
power, or they could sort of broaden it out into the discriminatory effects of the law and so on. it is really up to them to determine the scope of the case. most court watchers would say this is the most likely of all the legal challenges to be taken up, don. >> timeline for rulings and arguments here? >> well, if the court takes this up, say today, we're probably looking at march before you actually see the case argued and very likely not a decision until june because that is sort of the way the things play out and would probably be one of the last cases in the term to be decided, just like health care happened this past term. >> regardless, isn't it -- it is amazing. i never thought in my lifetime we would be covering this issue, having the supreme court possibly look at this particular issue. how far we have come. >> it is amazing. and in fairly quick time, and the question, frankly, is whether the country is ready to some degree because nine states have sort of signed on to the notion, but you have 41 other states that have laws that are sort of against. so is the country re
ABC
Dec 2, 2012 4:00am PST
you get after the health care law. open enrollment ends december 7th. so now's the time. visit medicare.gov or call 1-800-medicare. ♪ >>> you heard the commercials as seen on tv. all kind of products promising to do miraculous things but do they work if you want to know for sure, you go to experts, you go to the moms. >> let's send it out to becky worley who does our mom tester pieces. becky, good morning to you. >> good morning. do you dare? do you dare give the gift of an infomercial. if you do, you probably should do your home work. that's where our team of mom testers comes in. this holiday season, get the mom the gift that you know she'll love. the gift of -- mom testers. >> are you ready? >> three new moms. all "good morning america" viewers. >> thank you for watching. >> and three new as seen on tv products that promise -- >> to make our days merry and bright. >> amazing. >> reporter: will these gifts find a place under the christmas tree or get dumped out with the cold? lets meet our moms. from south orange, new jersey, julia haubner smith, mom of three girls. and cin
ABC
Nov 28, 2012 12:00am PST
kind of motivation was to abolish a law in which you could not play musical instruments in the dorm environment. and we were successful in getting rid of that rule. so the club ceased to exist. but it was really fun being part of that and i met some good friends through it. and, um, and yeah. >> his parents are going to jump off a bridge. institute for marijuana research is obviously getting a lot of attention. and admission is competitive. to get into the school you have to fail a lot of very rigorous drug tests. as far as preparing kids for the future, if you're a student looking to get a job right out of college, it does look like a good school to put on your list. >> stuck in a dead-end job? would you like to be in then apply now to the humboldt institute for interdisciplinary marijuana research and prepare yourself for a low pressure career in such jobs as dog wanting, pizza delivery, occupying wall street, dressing up as chewbaca. party clown, living in a van and selling friendship bracelets and oil. olympic swimming and more. just listen to what real students have to say. >>
NBC
Nov 29, 2012 7:00am PST
an outstanding reliability record and it's up to law enforcement to investigate thefts. u.p.s. says package theft is extremely rare, so low the company says it doesn't keep statistics. but videos posted online seem to show it still happens. suspected thieves taking everything from adult clothing to a how could they item? a child's bicycle. right off someone's doorstep. >> 'tis the season. we know that, you know, people are ordering packages and they're receiving packages. if they're not going to be home and during the time when they are expecting a parcel that maybe they should reach out to a trusted friend or a neighbor and ask him, would you pick up my parcel for me? >> to avoid theft, many delivery companies offer signature or delivery confirmation services for an additional fee. for kim, it's a lesson learned. >> this was worth about $400. and i just didn't really think about having this delivered to the office. so i just didn't think somebody would steal a package with clothes in it. >> reporter: yeah, police say thieves are generally looking for electronics and not women's clothes. now, som
PBS
Dec 4, 2012 10:00pm PST
contracts "require strict compliance with state and federal laws and regulations, including worker safety," and that "worker safety has always been a hallmark of at&t." guilford'siancée, bridget pierce, thinks that no one ultimately took responsibility for guilford's safety. >> nut. >> n-u-t. >> i believe that everybody that is involved should be held accountable. at&t, the contractors, general dynamics and the smaller companies that are subcontracted out. everybody in this process should be held accountable for and have to pay fines and have regulations that they all have to live up to. >> smith: after guilford died, the foreman for all around towers disappeared and was never questioned by osha. the company quickly went out of business, but two of its owners, who declined interview requests, then started another company that continues to do work in the industry. that doesn't surprise those who study subcontracting. >> the problem of focusing the enforcement attention at the bottom, at the small subcontractor, is a little bit like the old game of whac-a-mole. you can enforce your osha st
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